Admissions Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • English Proficiency
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Interview

As a part of our commitment to transparency and public disclosure, we publish aggregate student outcome data. For the Academic Year 2017-2018, The MBA program at The Basel School of Business had the following student achievements:



We directly assess our students' learning in 9 specific areas:

  1. Thinking skills: Students will be able to gather, analyze and synthesize relevant data and information in order to solve complex problems and arrive at appropriate decisions. 
  2. Communication skills: Students will be able to communicate effectively to diverse audiences both in written and oral form.
  3. Leadership and teamwork skills: Students will be able to exercise appropriate leadership skills and work collaboratively to accomplish organizational goals.
  4. Students will be able to integrate theory and practice from all functional areas (economics, finance, marketing, and management) for the purpose of strategic management.
  5. Students will be able to develop cross-disciplinary solutions.
  6. Students will be able to utilize quantitative analysis methods to support decision making.
  7. Students will be able to critically evaluate and make ethical decisions with consideration for multiple stakeholders.
  8. Students will be able to make decisions based on the triple bottom line: people, planet and profits.
  9. Students will be able to identify the opportunities and challenges of globalization, including cross-cultural aspects.


The percentage of students achieving a rating of "competent" or "advanced" in each ISLO is listed below:

Intended Student Learning Outcome Percent
1. Thinking skills 100%
2a. Communications Skills - Oral 67%
2b. Communications Skills - Written 100%
3. Leadership & Teamwork Skills 100%
4a. Economics  100%
4b. Finance 100%
4c. Marketing 100%
4d. Management 100%
4e. Strategic Management 100%
5. Cross-disciplinary solution 100%
6. Quantitative Analysis 100%
7. Ethical Decisions 100%
8. People Planet and Profit 100%
9. Globalization 100%



We ask our graduating students to rate their satisfaction with BSB and the quality of the MBA Program. Below are the results from the last graduating class:

  • 100% consider that the faculty teaching was ‘good’ or ‘excellent’. 
  • 100% consider that the faculty provides ‘good’ or ‘excellent’ advising.
  • 100% consider that the faculty provides ‘good’ or ‘excellent’  learning and technological resources.
  • 100% consider that the faculty uses ‘good’ or ‘excellent’ teaching methods in their classes.
  • 100% consider that the programs were relevant for career goals and further study.



Focusing on the unique aspects of the pharmaceutical industry, biotech firms and medical device providers this specialization prepares you to move into management in the pharmaceutical or healthcare industry. You will graduate with insights into the multiple facets of the pharmaceutical industry and multiple stakeholders. Students may choose 3 Pharmaceutical Management courses:

  • 100% of our graduates completed the MBA program within the 2-year time frame. 


The aggregate data above is also submitted to eduqua and the IACBE as a part of our certification and accreditation processes.

MBA At A Glance

  • 60 ECTS / 36 US Credits
  • 2 Entry Dates (August and January)
  • 12 Courses
  • Custom Specializations
  • 12 Areas of Study
  • 9 Months Accelerated
  • 2 Years Full-Time
  • Up to 7 Years Part-Time
  • Class Size 8 - 10 Students


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